First day of school- August 26, 2019
End of Year Announcements and Activities
5/29- 6th grade Memories essay due to blog by 2 pm
5/30 field trip to OJR MS
5/31- FC Field Day
6/4- Astronomy open-book assessment
6/6- 6th grade promotion/awards ceremony- 9:30 a.m.- parents/family welcome to attend assembly
- 6th grade end of year party- half-day; party, pick-up at 3:30 in gym- permission slips due by 5/29
6/7- last half day of school!! OMG
Spring Picture Day
class photo and individuals 4/4
Spring Break- April 18-22
ELA PSSA 4/23, 4/24 and 4/25
Math PSSA 4/29 and 4/30
Unit 7 Math Test
Monday, April 1
Volcanologist Project due by 4/2
Volcano Book Test Tues. 4/9
Just to keep you up-to-date...
Unit 5 Math test 2/8 and 2/11
Earthquakes Book test 2/6
December-January Blog post due by 1/31
rough draft Teen Activism essay due 1/31 to blog
Field trip to TCHS Pickering Campus
Jan. 10th, 10am-2:30 send bagged lunch and wear Red FC shirt
Happy New Year!
Unit 4 Math test- Jan. 11 and 14
Earthquake project due by 1/14
Field trip to Technical College H.S.- Pickering campus 1/10
* send packed lunch, will return by 2:30 p.m.
People's Light Theater field trip
don't forget to pack a lunch~
December-January book blog-
(1 post combined for 2 months)
due by 1/31
same prompt if November book blog scored less than a 3
students choose their own blog prompt... if November book blog scores a 3 or 4 (most of them) - get it approved this week
Unit 3 EDM Info
study guide due by 11/29 (2 parts)
Unit 3 Test- 12/3 and 12/4- with open-ended written response
Science- Plate Tectonics and Earth's Interior test- 12/10
study guide is being worked on in class
cruising right along...
We need tissue boxes PLEASE! If you didn't send 2-3 boxes in Sept., can you please send them now?
we are on our last box and have plenty of runny noses. Paper towels hurt :(
EDM test signed and turned in by tomorrow, Book Blog rubric signed and turned in by Friday
EDM test due signed, and no school Tuesday
Sign and return EDM Unit 2 tests
Unit 2 EDM Assessments - Oct. 26 and 29
Wear red, white, and blue Friday
Favorite College Shirt Tomorrow
Stream Study Tomorrow DON'T FORGET YOUR LUNCH
Field Trip Info
* October 5, 2018- Stream Study-
*rain date: Oct. 16)
permission slip due back by this Friday,
no cost, chaperones are NEEDED!
please apply via email :) you will be hired!
* Dec. 20, 2018- People's Light Theater, Malvern
cost $10 (checks payable to Owen J. Roberts School district or cash $$
Students need to pack a lunch for both trips
EDM UNiT 1 Math Assessment
* September 26
Science Fair Interest Forms
* due to Mrs. Hess by 9/28
Branches of Science and Scientific Method Test
* September 24
Book Blog posts #1 and 2 are due by 9/30
* students should answer questions posted on KidBlog
(rubric and link to KidBlog is posted on OjR teacher page)
* students should respond to at least 2 other students Book Blog posts
Current Events Blog post due dates are written in assignment books
* students are responsible for 1 current events Blog post, their specific due date/week is written into their assignment book
October Scholastic Book Orders are due by September 24
* online code is GV8QL
Wildcat Walk forms have been sent home
Ice Cream Party! students earned an Ice Cream party
for Fun Friday tomorrow 9/14-
* seeking any donations :) if you are able
Back to School Night 9/12
3 sessions: 6:30-6:55 p.m. Room 103
First Day of School!
The day absolutely flew by! What a nice bunch of kids!
Homework is posted under the assignments tab
and should be written in student assignment books.
Please send a healthy snack daily, lunch is not until 12:35 p.m.
and the kids are hungry by then.
Picture Day is Sept. 7.
Scholastic Book Orders are due by 9/10 online code is GV8QL if you are interested.
Welcome to 6th Grade!
First day of school info...
August 27th- meet me in the gym by 8:30 a.m. for a
school-wide Back to School assembly
* Acrostic poem (homework assignment)
* your back to school supplies including Clorox wipes and 2 boxes of tissues, pretty please :)
* healthy snack, lunch or $
* any notes for pick-up, ...
I can't wait to meet you! If you have any questions... please ask- email@example.com
* Look for classroom announcements and homework on this website, weekly newsletters will be emailed via Skyward
follow our class on Twitter@MrsDiBattistaFC
our class roster will be posted under "files" so you don't need to go crazy trying to figure out who else is in our class!
OJR 7th Grade Summer Reading assignment
is posted under "files' tab on the left
Scholastic Book Orders
Scholastic Book Orders will be sent home monthly
You may order online using class code GV8QL www.scholastic.com/readingclub
choose Parent-"connect with teacher" and insert code
or send in paper order form and check if you'd like to place an order
If you are purchasing a gift, send me an email to let me know, I'm happy to help!
due dates will vary, check assignment books
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